US health officials are raising awareness on an outbreak of yellow fever in Brazil.
A new vaccine is being tested to protect against all insect-borne diseases. Th vaccine is being formulated using mosquito saliva.
Health care experts revealed that the yellow fever that plagued Brazil came from monkeys.
Two months after Angola had declared an end to yellow fever, Congot finally followed after aggressive vaccination campaigns last year.
Latest research reveals that pandemics are caused by humans. Genetic transformation in animals living in rain forests is one of the breaking grounds for pandemics.
Brazil is now experiencing another mosquito-borne illness outbreak. Health officials confirmed that there are 47 cases of Yellow fever and 25 people have died.
A fatal outbreak of yellow fever in Congo might spread to Europe and America in the absence of a newly launched emergency vaccination, health officials mentioned on Wednesday.
Researchers have reportedly developed a chromosome map for about half of the genome of the mosquito Aedes agypti - a major carrier of dengue fever and yellow fever.